Big Lake

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Lake

Natural body of inland water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
45.8833194°, -109.0498093°
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Elevation

3930 ft. (1198 m.)

Topographic Map

US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Big Lake is covered by the Wheat Basin, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Lakes

Hunter Lake 3.4 mi
Dry Lake 4.2 mi
Halfbreed Lake 6.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Loma, CO 462 mi
Collbran, CO 462 mi
Fruita, CO 465 mi
Palisade, CO 469 mi
Woody Creek, CO 470 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Cedar Creek Water 1.3 mi
Rattlesnake Ridge Land 1.3 mi
Eastlake Pond/Big Lake Waterfowl Management Area Man-made 1.8 mi
01N21E14ABBC01 Well Man-made 2.2 mi
01N21E02BCCC01 Well Man-made 2.3 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is RAPELJE 4 S which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 4,125 feet (195 feet higher than Big Lake). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January .63" 36.2° 12.6°
February .54" 41.4° 16.3°
March 1.02" 48.5° 22.5°
April 1.66" 57.9° 30.1°
May 2.69" 67.1° 38.4°
June 1.94" 77.3° 46.2°
July 1.71" 85.4° 51.5°
August 1.28" 85.0° 50.7°
September 1.35" 73.8° 41.5°
October 1.25" 61.5° 32.4°
November .69" 44.8° 21.7°
December .55" 37.7° 14.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 58% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 71% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 84% of other locations on record.